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Falmouth Service Center: HOW YOU CAN HELP?

By on March 23, 2020 in Articles
Falmouth Service Center: HOW YOU CAN HELP?

We are distributing food to our vulnerable neighbors. YOU can help us to meet the need by making a donation! www.falmouthservicecenter.org Other Ways to Help: Please check on your elderly neighbors & offer to pick up food for them Share this information – they are distributing food Monday – Friday, 10am – Noon Reach out […]

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Filing a New Unemployment Claim During COVID-19

By on March 20, 2020 in Articles, Events
Filing a New Unemployment Claim During COVID-19

Commonwealth of Massachusetts Executive Office of Labor and Workforce Development has a step by step guide on how to file for unemployment benefits through their UI Online portal. Click link to go directly to Mass.gov page- https://www.mass.gov/alerts/important-unemployment-information#undefined If someone is out of work or has had a reduction in hours for any reason related to […]

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COVID-19 Resources

By on March 17, 2020 in Articles
COVID-19 Resources

Falmouth Human Services continues to be available to the residents of Falmouth during the COVID-19 crisis. To protect our community and staff we have suspended in-person appointments with residents. Staff social workers are available by phone to assist with any human service needs that arise during this crisis. If you need assistance navigating resources, have […]

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Parent/Caregiver Guide to Helping Families Cope With the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

By on March 13, 2020 in Articles
Parent/Caregiver Guide to Helping Families Cope With the Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

At this time, information about COVID-19 is rapidly evolving as new details are confirmed and new details are confirmed and new questions emerge. In the event of an outbreak in your community, as a perent/caregiver, your first concern is about how to protect and take care opf your children and family. Knowing important information about […]

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Taking Care of Your Mental Health in the Face of Uncertainty

By on March 13, 2020 in Articles
Taking Care of Your Mental Health in the Face of Uncertainty

Right now, many of us are worried about COVID-19 or Cornnavirus. We may feel helpless about what will happen or what we can do. When things feel uncertain or when we don’t generally feel safe, it’s normal to feel stressed. Stress can be a normal reaction, but sometimes it can also take a toll on […]

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Talking to Kids About the Coronavirus: Kids worry more when they’re kept in the dark

By on March 13, 2020 in Articles
Talking to Kids About the Coronavirus: Kids worry more when they’re kept in the dark

News of the coronavirus COVID-19 is everywhere, from the front page of all the papers to the playground at school. Many parents are wondering how to bring up the epidemic in a way that will be reassuring and not make kids more worried than they already may be. Here is some advice from the experts […]

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Support Groups Offered by Local Child & Family Therapist

By on March 12, 2020 in Events

Aimee T. Facchini, LICSW who is a child and family therapist is offering some uniques support groups in Barnstable at 3180 Main Street. March 14th, 9-10:30am, On-going Skills Group for Early Adolescence Mindful Mornings. Learn creative problem solving activities, kind, share and ask, problem solving Monday (On-going) 6:30-7:45 pm, Dialetical Behavior Therapy Skills Group for […]

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Work Support Workshop: Optimize Your LinkedIn

By on March 10, 2020 in Events
Work Support Workshop: Optimize Your LinkedIn

LinkedIn is a professional networking website that you can use to build your online brand and further your career. During this workshop, you’ll learn how to: Make your profile searchable to others Extend your network of professional contacts Use LinkedIn to access employment opportunities Use keywords and request recommendations Promote your LinkedIn profile Thursday, April […]

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Legal Workshop on Guardianship

By on March 10, 2020 in Events
Legal Workshop on Guardianship

Legal workshop on guardianship presented by Attorney Susan Devine on Wednesday, April 29th 5-7 pm at the Barnstable Adult Community Center, 825 Falmouth Road, Hyannis, MA. This workshop is intended to respond to the legal questions and address the needs of both: 1) Those that have guardianship or 2) Thos that are seeking guardianship. Learn […]

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Salary Negotiation: Workshop for Women

By on March 10, 2020 in Events
Salary Negotiation: Workshop for Women

Empowering Women to fight wage inequality through education. Join WeCan for this new career support opportunity! Follow-up appointments available with workshop facilitators. Tuesday, April 14th from 5:30-7:30 pm at Cape Cod Chamber of Commerce, 5 Patti Page Way, Centerville. Register at WeCan, 508-430-8111, [email protected] Free, Confidential services. Childcare reimbursement available. Funded by CCYP Giving Circle. […]

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